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Microsoft's HoloLens explained: How it works and why it's different

Has Microsoft suddenly pushed us into the age of "Star Trek" and "Minority Report"? For those confused about what's actually going on with the company's new head-mounted gadget, here's the rundown.

By January 24, 2015

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Instagram adds five new filters for subtle photo effects

An update to the popular photo-sharing and editing app brings a range of new filters, so you can Ludwig your festive turkey.

By December 16, 2014

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Behold 'Guardians of the Galaxy' in 8-bit glory

This "Guardians of the Galaxy" tribute makes us long for a retro NES-style video game of Groot, Rocket, Star-Lord, Gamora and Drax in pixilated action.

By January 24, 2015

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Fitness band market to shrink amid Apple Watch effect

Tech research firm Gartner also says the number of smartwatch shipments will quadruple next year to 40 million, with as many as half coming from Apple.

By November 18, 2014

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Turn off or tone down the translucent effect in Yosemite

The setting is a bit buried in System Preferences, but there is a way to reduce or remove Yosemite's translucence.

By November 14, 2014

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Can the Kool-Aid Man bust a brick wall and survive? Oh, yeah!

It's time to seriously address the question of how a glass pitcher full of Kool-Aid can run through a wall without suffering a horrible, delicious death.

By January 23, 2015

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New Nintendo 3DS improvements are minor, but effective

New screen, new buttons, new analog stick, new console? Not quite. The "new" 3DS is a minor tweak, but a nice upgrade.

By October 15, 2014

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Safe and effective ways to use Siri

Want a hands-free solution to texting? Check out these useful tips about how to best use Siri when you're on the go.

By September 9, 2014

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New video apps create new effects

Seen your friends on social media sharing sped-up videos that look like they're on fast-forward? No, those aren't boo-boos. It's a new app from Instagram. CNET's Kara Tsuboi explains more about Hyperlapse and other novel video apps.

By September 5, 2014

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'Game of Thrones' with NES effects and music

Author George R.R. Martin writes on a DOS word processor, so it makes sense to watch "Game of Thrones" with a 8-bit soundtrack and sound effects, right?

By September 4, 2014